Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through May 2020.

Imports: Aromatic phosphoric esters

Aromatic phosphoric esters, the No. 776 import by value totaled $9.44 million for the month of May, $47.3 million through May of 2020, and $109.66 million for all of 2019, the latest annual data available, according to U.S. Census Bureau data analyzed by WorldCity. Need more details? Read more

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Top Sources

RankCountryYTD
1China$28.52 M
2Germany$8 M
3Japan$4.64 M
4United Kingdom$1.34 M
5India$1.17 M
6Switzerland$1.01 M
7France$929,167
8The Netherlands$487,625
9Italy$363,420
10Mexico$355,505
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U.S. imports of Aromatic phosphoric esters decreased 2.72 percent through May to $47.3 million

U.S. imports of Aromatic phosphoric esters decreased 2.72 percent from $48.62 million to $47.3 million through the first five months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 776 through May among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 798 for the last full year with a total value of $109.66 million, a $5.37 million, 4.67 percent decreased from the 2018 total.

Through May of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 India. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port of Charleston.

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 India and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Port of New York.

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first five months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston rose 16.37 percent compared to last year to $11.23 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 70.71 percent compared to last year to $8.02 million.
  • Port of Newark fell 15.38 percent compared to last year to $5.64 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 4.28 percent compared to last year to $5.25 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 36.71 percent compared to last year to $3.46 million.

There are several hundred airports, seaports and border crossings that handle international trade; they are, in turn, part of the roughly four dozen U.S. Customs districts.

Highlights for the top five foreign markets:

  • U.S. imports from No. 1 China decreased $211,848, 0.74 percent, (60.29 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany decreased $681,016, 7.85 percent, (16.91 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan decreased $56,681, 1.21 percent, (9.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 United Kingdom decreased $92,924, 6.46 percent, (2.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 India decreased $453,719, 27.98 percent, (2.47 percent market share).

All totaled, 92.32 percent of all these Aromatic phosphoric esters imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through May of this year. That is equal to $43.67 million of the $47.3 million total.

All totaled, 71.06 percent of all these Aromatic phosphoric esters imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through May of this year. That is equal to $33.61 million of the $47.3 million total